James Guglielmo studied composition with Vincent Persichetti and Joseph Cataldo.  Classical piano with Clement Pertrillo for ten years and Jazz with Dennis Sandal on the east coast.  On the west coast he studied orchestration with Albert Harris and conducting with Frederich Zweig.

He was the pianist at the Tropicana Hotel In Las Vegas and Music Director on various cruise ships as well as accompanist for numerous stars including Elvis Presley, Shirley Bassey, Rita Moreno and Henry Mancini and many more.

Currently studying voice with Jeff Alani Stanfill in New York.